SAN DIEGO - May 6, 2021 - Sun RV Resorts announced today the opening of Sun Outdoors San Diego Bay, formerly Costa Vista RV Resort, its highly anticipated RV resort, located on Chula Vista's scenic bayfront. The resort offers an outdoor vacation experience, pairing the modern comforts of home with the convenience of an upscale resort, serving as a trailblazer in the outdoor hospitality industry.
Situated on 19 acres of landscaped grounds, Sun Outdoors San Diego Bay offers a high-end outdoor experience and includes options for every type of traveler, including RV sites, vacation rentals, premium amenities and more. The resort's 197 well-appointed standard, deluxe and premium RV sites are equipped with spacious patios, stone paver fire pits, premium landscaping, and outdoor furniture. The property provides back-in and pull-through RV sites, ranging from 30-35 feet wide and providing each space with approximately 1,500-2,000 square feet.
Complementing the RV sites are the resort's 49 beautifully appointed one- and two-bedroom cottage-style vacation rentals, some with bay-front views. The coastal upscale vacation rentals sit on the resort's palm tree-lined promenade and the bayfront. Each vacation rental is approximately 400 square feet, fully furnished with a kitchen, outdoor furniture and stone firepits, designed to accommodate multiple style stays, including families, couples and small groups.
"We have been working on this project since 2017 and have been proud to play an integral role in The Port of San Diego's Chula Vista Bayfront Master Plan," said Nick DiBella, SVP of Operations for Sun RV Resorts. "Sun Outdoors San Diego Bay will not only redefine traditional travel, but will help transform the city of Chula Vista into a destination. With San Diego Bay as a backdrop and exceptional amenities, Sun Outdoors San Diego Bay will make for an unforgettable experience and we look forward to finally welcoming travelers and locals to our beautiful resort."
Built by leading commercial construction company Swinerton, the $56M project broke ground in September 2019 as part of the Port of San Diego and The City of Chula Vista's 500+ acre Chula Vista Bayfront Master Plan and is the first major project to reach completion. The plan, aimed to transform the Chula Vista Bayfront into a premier waterfront destination, also includes a resort hotel and convention center, Sweetwater bike path, parks, promenades and more.
"This new RV resort is an incredible addition to the Chula Vista Bayfront and is so much more than an RV park - it's a destination and an experience with great public access, recreational opportunities and bay and mountain views like you've never seen," said Commissioner Ann Moore, Chula Vista's representative on the Port of San Diego Board of Port Commissioners. "This is just the start of what's to come for the Chula Vista Bayfront."
In addition to its RV sites and vacation rentals, Sun Outdoors San Diego Bay boasts a variety of year-round programming and unparalleled resort amenities, including:
The resort's onsite Getaway Cafe & Bar serves American, Mexican and Southern California-inspired dishes, as well as rotating local food trucks nightly upon opening. Their expansive indoor/outdoor eating areas and poolside deck provide scenic panoramic views of the San Diego Bay.
Sun Outdoors San Diego Bay was expertly designed by award winning full-service architectural firm, Tucker Sadler Architects, to meet the needs of all types of travelers while maintaining an elegant flare and a keen eye on San Diego's iconic architectural style.
"The Port of San Diego has been in planning efforts with the City of Chula Vista to revitalize the bayfront for many years - their collective vision is now coming to fruition," said Greg Mueller, CEO of Tucker Sadler Architects. "Sun Outdoors San Diego Bay is an extraordinary beginning to several other future developments in Chula Vista. Tucker Sadler Architects obtained the entitlements and provided design, architecture and space planning for the project. Sun Communities selected this site for its beautiful bayfront, spectacular views and pedestrian connectivity. Tucker Sadler is extremely proud of the masterplan development."
Reservations can be booked online by visiting www.sunoutdoorssandiegobay.com. Sun Outdoors San Diego Bay is located at 825 E St, Chula Vista, CA, near some of the area's top attractions including the Living Coast Discovery Center, downtown San Diego and the Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center.
For more information on Sun Outdoors San Diego Bay, please visit www.sunoutdoorssandiegobay.com.
Sun RV Resorts is a division of Sun Communities which owns, operates, or had an interest in 562 developed MH, RV and marina properties comprising over 151,600 developed sites and nearly 38,800 wet slips and dry storage spaces in 39 states and Ontario, Canada.
Established in 1975, Sun Communities became a publicly owned corporation in December, 1993. The company is a fully integrated real estate investment trust (REIT) listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol: SUI.
Sun Communities has twice been honored by the Manufactured Housing Institute as winner of the "Community Operator of the Year" award. The award is emblematic of Sun Communities' focus on professional management at the community level.
Tucker Sadler Architects is an award winning full-service architectural firm. Since 1957, Tucker Sadler Architects has provided national and international architectural design, planning, and development services for the public and private sectors. Tucker Sadler Architects diversified projects includes mixed-use developments and master plans, hi-rise residential towers, entertainment, hospitality, health care, education, restaurants research facilities, civic and aviation. For more information please visit: www.tuckersadler.com.
Swinerton provides commercial construction and construction management services throughout the United States and is a 100% employee-owned company. Recognized nationally since 1888, Swinerton is the preferred builder and trusted partner in every market it serves—proudly leading with integrity, passion, and excellence. For more information please visit: https://swinerton.com/.